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Action Packed Video Games Boosts Ability to Concentrate in a Crisis

November 20th, 2010 at 10:19 am » Comments (0)

A scene from Call of Duty. Action packed video games are often criticised for being distracting and encouraging violent behavior.  However, a review published this month has found that people who play ‘shoot ‘em ups’ such as Halo and Call of Duty have far better visual attention than their non-gaming peers.  

Sunrise Theatre, Things Do Go ‘Bump’ In The Night

September 28th, 2009 at 6:04 pm » Comments (0)

Who are you gonna call…Ghostbusters! FORT PIERCE — A team of paranormal investigators dimmed the lights at the Sunrise Theatre on Saturday night to see if any lingering spirits refuse to let the curtain fall on their stay at the 86-year-old downtown institution.

World’s Strangest Conventions

August 29th, 2009 at 4:06 pm » Comments (0)

One word..Strange! Imagine a hotel where, in a single weekend, Brad and Angelina, Jennifer Aniston, John Mayer, and Jessica Simpson all stay under the same roof—without a single catfight or a single tabloid reporter there to document the drama. Sound impossible?

10 Best Places To Grow Up

August 20th, 2009 at 9:05 pm » Comments (0)

American…what a place to live If you could create the ideal community to raise a child in, what ingredients would you include? First off, you’d probably want a low crime rate. A strong school system would also be key. From there, you’d need lots of other children, expansive green spaces to play in, and plenty […]

Killer Cows

August 1st, 2009 at 4:39 pm » Comments (0)

I guess this is a clue to eat more chicken The image of cows as placid, gentle creatures is a city slicker’s fantasy, judging from an article published on Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which reports that about 20 people a year are killed by cows in the United States. In […]

YouTube Helps Man

May 4th, 2009 at 6:10 pm » Comments (0)

Youtube isn’t just a site for pointless videos anymore   An engineer in Cornwall delivered his baby son after watching an instructional video on YouTube. Marc Stephens watched the videos as a precaution when his wife Jo started to feel some discomfort. Four hours later, his wife went into labour and started giving birth before […]

Don’t Try This At Home..EVER!!

March 21st, 2009 at 7:48 pm » Comments (0)

Snippy snip snip. OUCH! ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 7 (UPI) — A Minnesota man has learned an important lesson: If you want your testicles removed, leave it to the professionals.

Teen Kept In Bathroom

February 17th, 2009 at 7:13 pm » Comments (0)

This is so scary its hard to believe that it actually occurred For three years, neighbors in a quaint, middle-class community scarcely saw the lanky 16-year-old boy who lived with his adoptive mother and her boyfriend. Now, they know why: According to authorities, the teen was brutally abused and held captive in his own home. […]

Mat Made Of Moss

February 3rd, 2009 at 7:14 pm » Comments (0)

   I’m sorry but I keep having visions of foot fungus when I see this pic A new bathmat made of moss is kept alive by the water that drips from your body as you dry.

Handcuff Key/Writing Instrument

January 8th, 2009 at 6:20 pm » Comments (0)

Its a criminals new best friend The Combination Handcuff Key and Writing Instrument also referred to among the non-incarcerated as Patent#US 6880369, is comprised of a pen that has a writing end and a closed end and a cap that will fit on either one. A handcuff key is formed on the closed end of […]

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